Massage Therapy Degree / Diploma Program
What is a Massage Therapist?
Massage Therapists use long, kneading strokes on patients in order to relieve a multitiude of aches and pains. Massage therapy has also been shown to relieve stress by reducing the production of certain stress hormones in the body. It can also dramatically improve the circulation of a patient and so is used for treating patients with back pain, arthritis, stress related illnesses including headaches and migraines as well as those in recovery from an injury.
The Massage Therapy Degree / Diploma Program provides an extensive education that will enable you to successfully navigate the field of therapeutic massage therapy. The program includes several therapeutic modalities and extensive medical courses, ensuring your progressive and comprehensive knowledge of therapeutic massage.
You'll receive consistent feedback and one-on-one interaction throughout your classroom experience as a result of our small class sizes and dedicated faculty. You'll have the opportunity to grow, learn, and develop dynamic relationships with your fellow classmates and instructors. Classes provide plentiful hands-on hours to hone your skills and enrich your education as the field of therapeutic massage continues to expand.
The Field of Therapeutic Massage is Growing Every Year
The art and science of therapeutic massage is a branch of complementary healthcare that works to improve a person's health and well-being through your hands-on manipulation of muscles and other soft tissues of the body. Compassionate, self-motivated individuals are best suited for a career in massage therapy - one of the fastest growing professions in the healthcare industry. There is an ever-increasing acceptance of massage as a holistic approach to healthcare and health maintenance and, as a result, your opportunities as a massage therapist will be abundant.
Massage Therapy Course Highlights & Objectives
The Therapeutic Massage Program is designed to prepare you for employment as a Certified Massage Therapist (CMT) and/or to enter into private practice. Your professional career training will include Swedish Massage, Neuro-Muscular techniques, Infant and Prenatal Massage, Sports Massage, Hydrotherapy, Asian, Reflexology, Chair Massage and site-specific treatment techniques. Clinical experience is incorporated to provide an integrated approach for your learning.
IBMC Therapeutic Massage Program Certifications:
National CMT Certification (Certified Massage Therapist)
Massage Therapy Career Opportunities
- Private Practice
- Massage Clinics
- Hotels & Resorts
- Healthcare Facilities
- Pain Management Centers
- Health & Fitness Clubs
- Day Spas & Salons
- Sports Team Facilities
Your Future as a Massage Therapist Starts Here!
Choosing where to get started on the path toward your future can be overwhelming, but don't worry - IBMC has options for you!
With committed and supportive teachers, welcoming classmates, and exciting, hands-on learning in up-to-date classrooms, your transition to starting college at IBMC will be a breeze.
Whether you already have a specific career in mind, or still need help deciding your goals (no problem!), we're here to help you every step of the way - from admission requirements to financial aid to graduation.
And after you're done with your program (in 19 months or less), we'll help you land a great job.
So go ahead and contact us to learn more, schedule a visit or apply now - because at IBMC, your future looks bright!
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